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There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket by bus, tram, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road to Edinburgh, Princes Street 38 / ...

$2 - $6

6 alternative options

Tram  •  31 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street T50

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket 7.6 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket 7.6 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Edinburgh Airport to Grassmarket

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Grassmarket 7.6 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket 7.6 miles

$16 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road and arriving at Edinburgh, Princes Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Grassmarket is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket without a car is to bus which takes 20 min and costs £1 - £5.

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The bus from Ingliston Road to Edinburgh, Princes Street takes 20 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket bus services, operated by First, depart from Ingliston Road station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket bus services, operated by First, arrive at Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket is 8 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket.

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There are 2252+ hotels available in Grassmarket. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket.
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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Grassmarket, Scotland?

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 20 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Ingliston, Airport Junction to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Phone
+44 737 698-0049
Website
bonesscommunitybus.scot
Bus from Ingliston Road to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
bonesscommunitybus.scot
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $23
uberXL
$24 - $35
Exec
$26 - $35
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Grassmarket
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Edinburgh Airport to Grassmarket
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Grassmarket
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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